The Best Short Films

We watch thousands of films gathered from all over the world and profile the very best short films. The sort of films that make you laugh or cry, shock and amaze, but always entertain. Scroll down to see a sample of short films curated by our team.

We profile a wide range of different genres from comedy to horror to drama and occasionally throw in something left field – so check back regularly. If you don’t have time to watch now, get our free app which allows you to watch films offline. If you would like to enquire about licensing short films please contact us.

Staff Picks

71%

The Good Time Girls

15 mins491 ViewsNo User Reviews

A group of women band together as they go to war against a pack of men who have done them wrong at every turn.

72%

YES, GOD, YES

11 mins899 ViewsNo User Reviews

Fifteen-year-old Alice has always been a good Catholic, but when an innocent AOL chat turns unexpectedly racy, she finds herself suddenly obsessed with masturbating.

77%

Fish Story

13 mins494 ViewsNo User Reviews

Sometime in the 1980s, Caspar Salmon's grandmother was invited to a gathering on the Welsh island of Anglesey, attended exclusively by people with fish surnames. Or so he says. Thirty years later, filmmaker Charlie Lyne attempts to sort myth from reality as he searches for the truth behind this fishy tale.

88%

Dawn of the Deaf

12 mins764 ViewsNo User Reviews

When a sonic pulse infects the hearing population, a small group of Deaf people must band together to survive.

78%

Return to High Chaparral

10 mins563 ViewsNo User Reviews

Sweden's Wild West solution to a Syrian refugee crisis only lasts so long.

65%

Her Friend Adam

17 mins643 ViewsNo User Reviews

A boyfriend's jealous impulse spirals out of control in 16 minutes of romantic doom.

70%

No Other Way To Say It

7 mins498 ViewsNo User Reviews

The glamorous world of advertising exposed in this comedy with a voiceover actor trying to nail the right tone for a pair of indecisive ad creatives selling a fictitious children's ice cream brand.

68%

DOGWALKER

12 mins448 ViewsNo User Reviews

The dark-comedy adventure of a young dog walker after she discovers one of her clients has died.

87%

The Internet Warriors

22 mins451 ViewsNo User Reviews

Why do so many people use the internet to harass and threaten people, and stretch the freedom of speech to its limits? Director Kyrre Lien meets a global group of strongly opinionated individuals, who spend their time debating online on the subjects they care most strongly about.

80%

The Robbery

10 mins780 ViewsNo User Reviews

Crystal robs a liquor store-it goes pretty OK.

67%

Snake Bite

9 mins560 ViewsNo User Reviews

Four adventurous kids. One deadly snake. Ten quick minutes. Snake Bite.

87%

Whale Valley

15 mins566 ViewsNo User Reviews

The film shows a strong bond between two brothers that live in a remote fjord with their parents. We look into their world through the eyes of the younger brother and follow him on a journey that marks a turning point in the lives of the brothers.

71%

Never Happened

9 mins488 ViewsNo User Reviews

A pair of business travellers have an affair and decide it might be easiest to just forget about it.

84%

Project X

11 mins674 ViewsNo User Reviews

A top-secret handbook takes viewers on an undercover journey to TITANPOINTE, the site of a hidden partnership. Narrated by Rami Malek and Michelle Williams, and based on classified NSA documents, Project X reveals the inner workings of a windowless skyscraper in downtown Manhattan.

69%

YIKES

11 mins942 Views2 User Reviews

A struggling young actor begins to see disturbing visions of the immediate future and he soon realizes that having this ability is not exactly a welcomed gift unless he is ready to do something about it.

85%

Best Wishes

1 mins685 ViewsNo User Reviews

A super short film about a duel between two neighbours showing off their Christmas lights.

72%

The Open Doors

12 mins585 ViewsNo User Reviews

A young man from the London visits the countryside to relax. Little does he know the frightening tale that awaits... Based on 'The Open Window' by Saki.

74%

Invaders

7 mins846 ViewsNo User Reviews

A pair of home invaders consider their potential character choices just prior to their planned invasion.

77%

Salad Fingers Episode 1: Spoons

2 mins754 ViewsNo User Reviews

The adventures of Salad Fingers, an unspecified mutated creature driven to madness by his loneliness.

70%

Don’t Move

14 mins635 ViewsNo User Reviews

Set on one fateful night, six friends gather for their monthly 'games night'... and accidentally unleash a demonic force that might tear them - and their friendships - to pieces.

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At any one time, we have some of the best short films available to sample on the site. You can browse these by looking at our short film channels or by theme. If you would like to enquire about licensing short films, please contact us.